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Greek Alphabet
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἰῶτα (iôta, the letter Ι).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoto/
  • Hyphenation: jo‧to

NounEdit

joto (accusative singular joton, plural jotoj, accusative plural jotojn)

  1. iota

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown, maybe from choto; also proposed from jota, Spanish name of letter j, because of mocking, festive aspect of the joker card figure applied to some gay males.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

joto m (plural jotos)

  1. (vulgar, pejorative, Mexico, Honduras) fag (male homosexual)
  2. (card game) the joker card
  3. (card game, by extension) the jack card

Derived termsEdit


SwahiliEdit

NounEdit

joto (ma class, plural majoto)

  1. heat, warmth